Simple (But Important) Things To Remember About Load Rating Architectural Expansion Joint System

Yes, for any floor system it is essential to know the load that the joint cover will be subjected to.


Any load greater than the system's design may cause the system to fail.


Failure may result in danger to pedestrians and damage to vehicles and properties.

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The joint edges may break down, and the abutting finishes may be destroyed, creating the need for an expensive and sometimes tricky repair process.


Load rating is included in the charts to assist you in your selection process. A description of our load engineering is also provided.


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